Heron House

Based on 53 reviews |Ranked #38 of 156 communities in Sarasota

3221 Fruitville Road, Sarasota, FL, 34237

3.9

Very Good

Heron House is an assisted living community located in Sarasota that offers senior living and care services.

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Ratings Breakdown Based on 53 reviews

  • Excellent

    46%
  • Very Good

    24%
  • Average

    17%
  • Under Average

    4%
  • Poor

    4%

Category Ratings

    Heron House Amenities

    • 24-Hour Emergency Call Response
    • Availability Of Licensed Nursing Staff 24-Hours Per Day
    • Availability Of Professional Service Staff 24-Hours Per Day
    • Availability Of Trained Clinical Staff 24-Hours Per Day
    • Basic Cable
    • Continental Breakfast
    • Cuisine Prepared With Seasonal, Locally Sourced Ingredients
    • Daily Up And About Check
    • Nutritious Snacks Available Throughout The Day
    • On-Site Maintenance Personnel
    • Personalized Care Plans
    • Personal Laundry
    • Restaurant-Style Service For Breaskfast, Lunch And Dinner
    • Transportation
    • Utilities
    • Weekly Housekeeping

    Heron House Price

    Estimated Monthly Cost of $1,850

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    Compare Facility PricingMonthly Cost
    Average cost of assisted living within 20 miles$3,045/month
    Sarasota average cost of assisted living$3,045/month
    Florida average cost of assisted living$3,045/month

    FamilyAssets has estimated the cost of Heron House assisted living Facility in Sarasota, Florida. Heron House is 61% the cost of assisted living in Sarasota and 61% the cost of assisted living in Florida.

    Detailed Information

    Heron House Sarasota FL

    For retirees, life doesn’t get much better than it does at Heron House in sunny Sarasota, FL. With highly-trained staff, spacious assisted living residences, and services for people with Alzheimer’s and dementia, Heron House provides premium senior living in one of the country’s most in-demand retirement locations. Residents enjoy a life of luxury at Heron House, resting easy know help is only a few minutes away whenever they need it. 

    When people need help with their activities of daily living, they may consider an assisted living community where they can live comfortably while they receive long-term care. Heron House is the epitome of premier assisted living communities, offering everything a person needs in one convenient location. From twenty-four-hour staff to home-cooked meals, the community goes above and beyond to make sure their residents are happy, healthy, and fulfilled. 

    Heron House’s long-term care services include general personal care for people who need help with their activities of daily living and specialized memory care services for people living with Alzheimer’s and dementia. The memory care program includes personal care, with the added benefit of specialized Alzheimer’s and dementia care. When people living with Alzheimer’s or dementia need long-term care beyond what their family members are equipped to provide, a memory care program like Heron House’s can be the key to restoring their sense of wellbeing and giving them the retirement they always wanted. 

    As older adults with memory loss get older, their behavioral symptoms may change. Heron House's compassionate memory caregivers are prepared for residents to change during their stay, adjusting their daily care routine accordingly to make sure they're getting the help they need. Caregivers work closely with individuals and their families to understand how Alzheimer's and dementia impact each memory care resident individually, using the information to keep their care plan up-to-date. 

    Heron House's assisted living and memory care units are tastefully appointed, full of spacious apartments. Each apartment has its own unique charm, creating a comfortable environment where residents feel at home. Regardless of which floor plan a person chooses, each apartment comes with: 

    • Spacious closets
    • Internet hookups
    • Basic cable
    • Spacious windows
    • Refrigerators
    • Private bathrooms 
    • Emergency call systems

    Residents are welcome to prepare their own breakfast, lunch, or dinner, but most enjoy home-cooked meals in the on-campus dining room. Heron House's on-site restaurant serves delectable meals three times a day, including classic selections like pot roast with vegetables, salmon fillets with rosemary, and turkey chili. Residents can dine with their friends in the communal dining room or request a private dining space to eat with their families. Meals are available to everyone, including assisted living residents, and Alzheimer's care residents. 

    To learn more about Heron House, their long-term care programs, or their services and amenities, use the link above to make an inquiry. Families who want to see the community in person can schedule a tour, making it easy for them to compare it to other assisted living facilities and memory care communities in Sarasota, FL. By touring the community, families can picture themselves or their loved one living there, determining if their personal, Alzheimer's and dementia care programs are suitable. The staff is happy to answer questions about Heron House, their varying care units, and how they assist residents with their daily activities, helping family members understand what sets the community apart from other assisted living residences and memory care facilities in the area. 

    For more information about Heron House without making an inquiry, read the frequently asked questions (FAQ) below.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Q: Does Heron House offer skilled nursing care for people who need ongoing medical attention How does Heron House vary from skilled nursing facilities?

    Skilled nursing facilities are licensed to provide ongoing skilled nursing care for people who need medical attention regularly. Heron House is not a skilled nursing facility and is not licensed to provide ongoing medical attention. Their services are strictly non-medical, and while staff provides medication management and assistance with daily activities, they do not offer wound dressings, incontinence management, or other medical services. However, residents can schedule in-house physician visits, making it easy for Alzheimer's patients and people with mobility issues to get health care. 

    Q: Does Heron House offer independent living?

    No. Heron House offers assisted living and memory care for those living with Alzheimer's disease, but they do not currently offer independent living. To learn more, use the link above to make an inquiry. 

    Q: Does Heron House offer adult day care or respite care?

    Interested parties should contact Heron House with questions about short-term care programs like adult day care and respite care. To learn more about short-term care at Heron House, use the link above to make an inquiry. 

    Q: What if I or my loved one develops Alzheimer's disease after we move into Heron House for assisted living?

    Heron House offers a continuum of care program, letting people move from assisted living to Alzheimer's care without relocated to another residence entirely. Moving between assisted living communities take a lot of time and money, which most people want to avoid as they get older. Heron House takes the worry out aging, giving residents peace of mind that as their care needs change, so will their long-term care plan. 

    Q: Is Heron House pet-friendly?

    Yes! Residents are welcome to bring one small cat or dog with them when they move into Heron House as long as they can take care of it. Heron House's pet-friendly policy makes it stand out from other retirement care communities since many prohibit pets. All animals are subject to the community's pet policy, which families can learn more about by using the link above to make an inquiry. 





    From The Owner

    Discover for yourself just how good it can get. At Heron House Assisted Living in Sarasota, FL, we provide the care and support to live your life to the fullest while only a short drive from the action of Sarasota. Our assisted living and memory care community is located near award-winning beaches, a trendy downtown area and spectacular shopping at St. Armands Circle. We offer five levels of care tailored to your needs. It’s our top priority to provide you all the services and amenities you need to live life the way only you know how! Read more to see what makes the Heron House Sarasota a special and unique senior living community. Step through our doors and be welcomed into our gracious assisted living and memory care community where new friends and familiar comforts await. Sip your coffee and enjoy a good book on our porch as you look onto our quiet garden, have friends over for a delicious restaurant style meal, take a shopping excursion to one of our favorite hotspots in town, ... Keep Reading

    Contact Information

    Community Website

    941-210-0992

    3221 Fruitville Road, Sarasota, FL, 34237

    Rankings & Reviews

    FamilyAssets Reviews for Heron House

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    FamilyAssets Review at 2018-07-01:
    FamilyAssets looked at 53 reviews and calculated that Heron House has a weighted rating of 4.373 which makes it the #38 ranked community within 20 miles of Sarasota, Florida.

    Compare Heron House to Nearby Facilities

    Heron House is ranked 8 out of 22 total assisted living communities in the city of Sarasota, 38 out of 156 communities within 20 mile radius and 227 out of 1000 communities within the state of Florida.

    8th out of 22
    Sarasota Assisted Living
    Top 36% of 22 assisted living facilities in Sarasota
    38th out of 156
    Assisted Living within 20 miles
    Top 24% of 156 assisted living facilities within 20 miles
    227th out of 1000
    Florida Assisted Living
    Top 23% of 1000 assisted living facilities in Florida

    Reviews for Heron House From Around The Web

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    2.50 average score on Yelp.com ® from 2 total reviews

    4.20 average score on Caring.com ® from 18 total reviews

    5.00 average score on Facebook.com ® from 1 total reviews

    3.80 average score on other platforms from 20 total reviews

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